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The Resource Seated by the sea : the maritime history of Portland, Maine, and its Irish longshoremen, Michael C. Connolly ; foreword by Joseph E. Brennan, (electronic resource)

Seated by the sea : the maritime history of Portland, Maine, and its Irish longshoremen, Michael C. Connolly ; foreword by Joseph E. Brennan, (electronic resource)

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Seated by the sea : the maritime history of Portland, Maine, and its Irish longshoremen
Title
Seated by the sea
Title remainder
the maritime history of Portland, Maine, and its Irish longshoremen
Statement of responsibility
Michael C. Connolly ; foreword by Joseph E. Brennan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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DLC
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Connolly, Michael C
Dewey number
331.6/2415074191
LC call number
HD8039.L82
LC item number
U65125 2010
Series statement
  • New perspectives on maritime history and nautical archaeology
  • Working in the Americas
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  • Stevedores
  • Irish
  • Irish Americans
  • Working class
  • Labor unions
  • Social change
  • Port cities
  • Portland (Me.)
  • Portland (Me.)
  • Portland (Me.)
Label
Seated by the sea : the maritime history of Portland, Maine, and its Irish longshoremen, Michael C. Connolly ; foreword by Joseph E. Brennan, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"Delightfully situated on a healthy hill" : the port of Portland before the Civil War -- Black fades to green on the waterfront : nineteenth-century social, racial, and ethnic change -- A mixed blessing : Portland at the turn of the twentieth century -- Lost strikes and union affiliation : early twentieth-century labor militancy alongshore -- Apex of the union and Catholic hierarchical influence -- Longshore culture and the decline of the port of Portland in the mid- to late twentieth century -- Conclusion: The port of Portland in the twenty-first century and its maritime future -- Appendix A: Portland Town -- Appendix B: Day of the Clipper -- Appendix C: PLSBS retirement list as of January 1983 -- Appendix D: Oral histories -- Appendix E: Longshore nicknames -- Appendix F: Membership levels of the Portland Longshoremen's Benevolent Society
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000525547
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813034690
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009044785
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000525547
Label
Seated by the sea : the maritime history of Portland, Maine, and its Irish longshoremen, Michael C. Connolly ; foreword by Joseph E. Brennan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"Delightfully situated on a healthy hill" : the port of Portland before the Civil War -- Black fades to green on the waterfront : nineteenth-century social, racial, and ethnic change -- A mixed blessing : Portland at the turn of the twentieth century -- Lost strikes and union affiliation : early twentieth-century labor militancy alongshore -- Apex of the union and Catholic hierarchical influence -- Longshore culture and the decline of the port of Portland in the mid- to late twentieth century -- Conclusion: The port of Portland in the twenty-first century and its maritime future -- Appendix A: Portland Town -- Appendix B: Day of the Clipper -- Appendix C: PLSBS retirement list as of January 1983 -- Appendix D: Oral histories -- Appendix E: Longshore nicknames -- Appendix F: Membership levels of the Portland Longshoremen's Benevolent Society
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000525547
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813034690
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009044785
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000525547

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